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FS#197 - -J by itself does nothing

Attached to Project: POV-Ray
Opened by Vladimir Panteleev (CyberShadow) - Sunday, 13 March 2011, 17:50 GMT
Last edited by Christoph Lipka (clipka) - Thursday, 21 June 2012, 23:28 GMT
Task Type Definite Bug
Category Backend → Other
Status Closed
Assigned To Christoph Lipka (clipka)
Operating System All
Severity Low
Priority Normal
Reported Version 3.70 RC3
Due in Version 3.70 RC4
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 0
Private No


The documentation says:

“-J Sets aa-jitter off”

However, it seems to have no effect. -J0 will turn off jittering.

This task depends upon

Closed by  Christoph Lipka (clipka)
Thursday, 21 June 2012, 23:28 GMT
Reason for closing:  Fixed
Additional comments about closing:  no news, so I guess the fix was effective
Comment by Christoph Lipka (clipka) - Monday, 14 March 2011, 15:24 GMT
  • Field changed: Task Type (Possible Bug → Definite Bug)
  • Field changed: Status (Unconfirmed → Investigating)
  • Task assigned to Christoph Lipka (clipka)

The jitter on/off command-line switch is indeed without effect; the same goes for the Jitter INI-file option.

Comment by Christoph Lipka (clipka) - Monday, 14 March 2011, 15:30 GMT
  • Field changed: Status (Investigating → Requires testing)
  • Field changed: Due in Version (Undecided → 3.70 RC4)
  • Field changed: Percent Complete (0% → 100%)

fixed with change #5422